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2023 Education Grant

Applications are CLOSED!

Applications for 2024 will be accepted September 1 - October 1.

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Cox Charities Education Grants up to $2,500 are open to pre-K through 12th grade public and private schools within Cox Communications Nebraska/Iowa service areas (review our service areas here).

Grant guidelines

Applications will be considered for grants that enhance the student experience, innovate the classroom or assist in meeting essential classroom needs. We will consider individual teacher applications or collaborative projects that may include multiple classrooms, grade levels or schools.


Grant requests may be submitted by school/district administrators, classroom teachers, teaching assistants and media specialists.  


Applicants can only receive one grant per school year. Schools may submit more than one application per site but duplicate requests will not be considered.


Cox Charities Education Grant funds must be used for the programs and/or supplies requested when applying. Grant funds should be used within the 2023-2024 school year.


Schools may reapply each year.

Grant limitations


The following will not be considered for funding:

Teacher development and/or substitute days


Student/teacher conferences


Financial compensation


Teacher travel and student field trips

2023 Education Grant Recipients

  • Bellevue East High School 

  • Betz Elementary

  • Birchcrest Elementary

  • Blair High School

  • Catlin Arts Magnet School

  • Cody Elementary 

  • Fairview Elementary  

  • Johnson Crossing Academic Center

  • Leonard Lawrence Elementary 

  • Marrs Middle School

  • Meadows Elementary

  • Mission Middle School

  • Nelson Mandela Elementary

  • Omaha Street School

  • Peter Sarpy Elementary 

  • Ralston High School

  • Ralston Middle School

  • Rockbrook Elementary 

  • Seymour Elementary

  • Whitetail Creek Elementary

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